Reception Teacher

Job Description

We are recruiting for an Reception Teacher to join our team, to work in various primary schools in Bearwood and Smethwick on a day-to-day supply basis. Working as a Early Years Supply Teacher for Flourish Education allows you to work where and when you want - giving you a great work-life balance! What's more, day to day supply teaching requires no planning or meetings, which takes away all additional pressures of teaching and allows you to do what you love - TEACH!

Reception Teacher Role:

As this is a day-to-day supply teacher role, you will not be expected to plan lessons or attend staff meetings however you will be expected to:

  • Work alongside the teaching assistant to help create a positive and safe learning environment
  • Effectively manage the behavior of pupils
  • Deliver pre planned lessons, in an engaging and creative way to your class
  • Mark students’ work in line with each school’s marking policy at the end of every day

To apply for this Reception Teacher role you will need:

  • Experience teaching in a primary school or nursery
  • Knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) framework
  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) - Early Career Teachers (ECTs) are encouraged to apply
  • Excellent behaviour and classroom management skills
  • A strong school reference from your recent employer

Our Promise To You!

We promise that we will never pressure you into working and will only offer you supply work, where and when you want it, allowing you to fit work around your other commitments – giving you a great work life balance.

As well as only working the days you want to work, in schools you will love and a £100 welcome to the team bonus; working as a EYFS Teacher for Flourish Education also offers you other excellent benefits, including:

  • £133.66 to £170 per day which equates to £26,063 to £33,150 per annum based on working 5 days a week for a full school year
  • The option of PAYE or Umbrella
  • Holiday Pay - for PAYE candidates 12.07% of your day rate is accrued into your holiday pot
  • Pension Contributions
  • Free KCSIE compliant Safeguarding and Prevent Duty Training inclusive of modules relating to legislation, FGM and abuse
  • £100 welcome to the team bonus
  • Refer a Friend bonus scheme
  • Regular contact throughout the registration process and once you are at work

As a Reception Teacher, you will be offered day-to-day supply in various primary schools in Smethwich and Bearwood and the schools are easily commutable from Oldbury, Langley Green, Smethwick, Capehill, Warley, Rotton Park, West Bromwich and Quinton. The primary schools that we work with all have excellent transport links and most offer onsite parking.

If you are interested in this Reception Teacher role, please apply now or call Richard for more information. We look forward to hearing from you.


Flourish Education Ltd is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects every candidate to share this commitment. All candidates are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. It is an offence to apply for the role if you are barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children. Flourish Education is acting as an employment and business agency.


We are currently recruiting for Primary Teachers, Secondary Subject Teachers, Early Career Teachers (ECT), Teaching Assistants (TA’s), Heads of Department, Learning Support Practitioners, Learning Support Assistants, Head Teachers, Assistant Principals, Senior Leadership Team (SLT) members, experienced School Administrators, Bursars, Caretakers and Lunchtime Supervisors to join our team across the West Midlands.

If you are looking for a teaching or a non-teaching role in Birmingham, Dudley, Sandwell, Telford and Wrekin, Wolverhampton, Worcester, Walsall, Coventry, Herefordshire, Gloucestershire or Warwickshire, call us today on 0300 3033227 or view our current jobs on our website.